[Athen] Proloquo

Nettie Fischer nettiet at gmail.com
Sat Nov 12 15:16:05 PST 2011

Hi Brenda,

Keyguards are available for the iPad at a fairly reasonable price; some
pre-designed layouts for apps. THis would support minimizing accidental
'hits' I need to locate the name of the company in my files but I bet if
you did a 'iPad keyguard" search you will find it.


On Thu, Nov 10, 2011 at 1:02 PM, Dawes, Brenda <brenda.dawes at okstate.edu>wrote:

> Our SLP noted the following:


> "I observed a 21 year old with a diagnosis of autism using Proloquo2Go on

> the iPad, and he had difficulty navigating due to the sensitivity of the

> touch screen. This would be something to consider with all of the Apple

> products as they are very sensitive. With that being said, I believe users

> can opt for a wrist pad that would hold their hand up so that it doesn't

> activate other parts of the screen unintentionally. If access is not a

> problem, Proloquo2Go is becoming the new standard for Aug Comm on Apple

> products. We also have a list of free apps that are quickly becoming

> popular. " Allyson Robinson, M.A. CCC-SLP, Oklahoma ABLE Tech


> Brenda Dawes, Program Manager

> Oklahoma ABLE Tech

> Oklahoma State University

> 1514 W. Hall of Fame Stillwater, OK 74078

> 405.744.5170 or 800.257.1705

> brenda.dawes at okstate.edu

> http://okabletech.okstate.edu

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